Usage examples for five

  1. " Yes; you can walk there in less than five minutes. – Alias The Lone Wolf by Louis Joseph Vance
  2. But, Mynheer Gross, what can twenty- five do? – The Argus Pheasant by John Charles Beecham
  3. They only had four or five minutes. – Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror by Richard Linthicum Trumbull White Samuel Fallows
  4. Five is twice as good as nothing. – Roy Blakeley in the Haunted Camp by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  5. In five minutes, then." – Flowing Gold by Rex Beach
  6. For five minutes neither of them spoke. – By Right of Purchase by Harold Bindloss
  7. " I have been alone before- for five days," she answered, quietly. – Northern Lights by Gilbert Parker
  8. " By the five- twenty- five from Bergamo," said he. – The Cardinal's Snuff-Box by Henry Harland
  9. Couldn't you wait for me five minutes? – Mr. Marx's Secret by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  10. But it makes me only twenty- five. – The Celestial Omnibus and other Stories by E. M. Forster
  11. You have five more, and may have another five- or twenty- five. – Sisters by Ada Cambridge
  12. " And here for number five position, a big act, and at the same time another big name, must be presented. – Writing for Vaudeville by Brett Page
  13. Your brother had not been five minutes in my house when I came here. – Paul Patoff by F. Marion Crawford
  14. Five years was simply no difference at all! – A Tale of a Lonely Parish by F. Marion Crawford
  15. From five until night! – Five Little Starrs in the Canadian Forest by Lillian Elizabeth Roy Elizabeth Colborne
  16. For twenty- five years, my eyes have been shut. – Apron-Strings by Eleanor Gates
  17. I'll bet you five bob he's at the back of it. – The Red Derelict by Bertram Mitford
  18. He said it did not do for any one to try to read all the time, more than to do anything else all the time; and that he used to read just five hours a day. – The Man Without a Country by Edward E. Hale
  19. Five minutes, five minutes! – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  20. Quite right- a girl doesn't know her own mind before she is twenty- five. – Flamsted quarries by Mary E. Waller